Capacity Utilization in Japan decreased to 101.20 Index Points in September from 102.70 Index Points in August of 2018. Capacity Utilization in Japan averaged 110.94 Index Points from 1968 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 136.10 Index Points in November of 1968 and a record low of 68.60 Index Points in February of 2009.
Capacity Utilization in Japan is expected to be 101.22 Index Points by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Capacity Utilization in Japan to stand at 101.10 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Japan Capacity Utilization is projected to trend around 101.12 Index Points in 2020, according to our econometric models.